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Vania King

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Birthday ***, 1989
Place of Birth Monterey Park, California
Age 32 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
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Vania King

Vania King is a Taiwanese tennis player. A former top 10 doubles player, King won the Wimbledon and US Open doubles titles in 2010 with her partner Yaroslava Shvedova, with whom she also reached the final of the US Open 2011. A total of 15 titles of double WTA and a high ranking in their career World No.3. She was also a finalist in the men's and women's doubles final of the 2009 French Open, with Marcelo Melo. In solo content, King was ranked 50th in the world. Her biggest accomplishments include a WTA title at the 2006 Bangkok Open and a two-time finalist at the 2013 Guangzhou International and Jianxi International 2016. She also made it all the way to the third round of Grand Slam tournaments, also doing four times. King announced his retirement on April 6, 2021

Residence Boynton Beach, Florida
Born February 3, 1989, Monterey Park, California
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.62 m)
Turned pro July 2006
Retired 6 April 2021
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $4,555,138
Career record 269–250 (%)
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 50 (November 6, 2006)
Australian Open 3R (2012)
French Open 3R (2011)
Wimbledon 2R (2006, 2009)
US Open 3R (2009, 2011)
Career record 324–203 (%)
Career titles 15
Highest ranking No. 3 (June 6, 2011)
Current ranking No. 81 (April 5, 2021)
Australian Open QF (2012, 2016, 2018)
French Open SF (2011)
Wimbledon W (2010)
US Open W (2010)
Tour Finals SF (2010, 2011)
Australian Open 2R (2018)
French Open F (2009)
Wimbledon 2R (2007, 2014)
US Open QF (2006)
Fed Cup 5–7 (%)
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About Vania King

2010 Wimbledon and US Open doubles champion who's established herself in double play over the course of her career, peaking as the number three player in the world in 2011.

Vania King before fame

She turned pro in the middle of 2006, when she was 17 years old.

Achievement of Vania King

She's also made every major tournament in singles play, but hasn't found nearly the same success as in doubles.

Vania King family life

She was born to Taiwanese immigrants and has three older brothers, including a brother who had a brief professional tennis career.

Associations of Vania King

She competed with Marcelo Melo in mixed doubles at the 2009 French Open.

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Latest information about Vania King updated on May 30 2021.